Northeastern University

Welcome to Northeastern University

Ranked among the top universities in the USA, Northeastern is known for its dynamic research environment, immersive work experiences and vast global network. The University’s main campus is in the heart of historic Boston, and provides direct access to a vibrant academic and professional community.

Search for degrees at Northeastern University

We offer progression routes to Northeastern University through Pathways at Northeastern University.

Reasons to study at Northeastern University

Top 50 national US university

U.S. News Education Rankings 2019

Ranked 3rd in the USA for university career services

Princeton Review 2019

Ranked #5 university for internships in the USA

Princeton Review 2019

Main campus in Boston – #1 student city in the USA

QS Best Student Cities 2018

Progress to a degree at Northeastern

when you pass your pathway program

Northeastern University subject ranking highlights

Subject areaRankingSource
Biology #27 in the 2019
Business#62 in the USAU.S. News Education 2019
Civil Engineering#75 in the worldShanghai Academic World Ranking 2018
Computer Science#49 in the USAU.S. News Best Graduate Schools 2018
Economics#90 in the USAU.S. News Best Graduate Schools 2018
Electrical Engineering#39 in the USAU.S. News Best Graduate Schools 2018
Engineering#48 in the USAU.S. News Education 2019
Entrepreneurship#28 in the USAU.S. News Education 2019
Environmental Engineering#36 in the USAU.S. News Best Graduate Schools 2018
Industrial Engineering#32 in the USAU.S. News Best Graduate Schools 2018
International Business#8 in the USAU.S. News Education 2019
Law#74 in the USAU.S. News Best Graduate Schools 2018
Management#58 in the worldQS World University Rankings 2019
Pharmacy#33 in the USAU.S. News Best Graduate Schools 2018

Why choose Northeastern University?

International student at Northeastern University in Boston

Devjayant from Nigeria

Progressed to a master's degree in Computing at Northeastern University

If you want to be successful, then Northeastern University is the right place for you. Northeastern offers great internship and co-op opportunities, which help guide students through real-world job experience. Co-op gave me a chance to get relevant work experience while pursuing a master’s degree.

Chinese alumna Northeastern University

Rose from China

Progressed from pathways to a master's degree at Northeastern. Owner of Blue Ocean Realty in Boston.

I love Northeastern so much! It's such a diverse university, where you can meet people from all over the world. I also love its location. Boston has so many opportunities, different kinds of businesses and intelligent people. You can easily find a career path here that fits your interests.

Welcome to Northeastern University. Our programs are designed to help international students, like you, excel in the global economy. You will learn from professors who are outstanding for both their wide range of professions and backgrounds and their deep commitment to student learning.
Dean of the College of Professional Studies at Northeastern University
Mary Loeffelholz Dean, College of Professional Studies

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